NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Staffers at the New Orleans jail that opened last September “just have no clue” about how to run it, a court-appointed jail monitor said during a Wednesday federal court hearing aimed at determining whether a parish sheriff should continue to operate the lockup. Lawyers for the U.S. Justice Department, inmate advocates […]
She, Samantha Montgomery, is a 39-year-old who works a 9-5 at a nursing home in a rough section of New Orleans. On her own time, she takes on the persona of Princess Shaw, a singer/songwriter who posts a cappella performances of her songs on her YouTube channel. Show More Summary
EXCLUSIVE: Soul singer Mary J. Blige has joined the cast of Dee Rees’ Mudbound alongside Jason Mitchell, Jason Clarke, Garrett Hedland and Carey Mulligan. The project, which starts filming soon in New Orleans, follows two men returning home from World War II to work on a farm in rural Mississippi. Show More Summary
Wolverine 3 is already filming in New Orleans, much to an intermittently-weary Hugh Jackman’s delight. We mean, there’s no rush, unless you consider the fact that the March 3, 2017 release date is now ten months away. There’s also the...Show More Summary
The NFL has just completed its latest rounds as Super Bowl Santa, dispensing game dates to Atlanta, South Florida and Los Angeles while leaving NFL-branded coal in the stockings of Tampa and New Orleans. It's surely just a coincidence...Show More Summary
Gary Glasberg, executive producer/showrunner of NCIS and creator/executive producer of NCIS: New Orleans, has signed a three-year overall deal extension with CBS Television Studios, the studio behind the NCIS franchise. Under the pact,...Show More Summary
"Didn't it rain, children/didn't it rain" -- Mahalia Jackson The storm that swamped last month's New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival forced cancellations by Stevie Wonder, Beck and other luminaries. But Grammy-winning producer, A&R...Show More Summary
NEW ORLEANS -- Hip-hop artist McKinley "Mac" Phipps, who rapped his way out of New Orleans' 3rd Ward and into a recording contract with famed music mogul Master P, is emerging from 16 years of dormancy with a new music video that showcases...Show More Summary
Take a look at the photo below. See that boat tied up at a marina in Orleans, MA? (And I'm not talking about the fishing charter to the right. But - rather - the modest vessel to the left). Doesn't look like all that much, does it? When...Show More Summary
Garrett Rank of Canada and Patrick Christovich of New Orleans had to play 39 holes Tuesday in winning two matches to reach the semifinals of the U.S. Amateur Four-Ball at Winged Foot.
The New Orleans cocktail for steamy weather and ass shakin' dance parties.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Whether a strict Texas voter ID law should be struck down, upheld, or, perhaps, adjusted is now up to 15 federal appeals court judges.
NOLA is the only choice to host the Super Bowl.
The NFL owners awarded the 2019 Super Bowl to Atlanta, the 2020 Super Bowl to South Florida and the 2021 Super Bowl to Los Angeles at the Spring League Meetings on Tuesday, the league announced. Atlanta beat out New Orleans in the vote,...Show More Summary
New Orleans' Sweet Crude is a seven-piece band that includes Alexis Marceaux and Sam Craft (who also play together as Alexis & the Samurai), Sam's brother Jack, and more; and notably they have a strict "no guitars allowed" rule. Also notably, they sing in a mix of English and Cajun French, a dying language in their home state of Louisana. Show More Summary
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on a federal appeals court hearing on a strict voter ID law in Texas (all times local): Fifteen federal appeals judges are weighing arguments on whether a strict voter ID law in Texas illegally discriminates against low-income, black and Hispanic voters. Attorneys for the U.S. Show More Summary
New Orleans artist and Quality Control recruit Young Greatness taps Weezy and Yo Gotti for the official remix to his Jazze Pha produced single “Moolah.” Check it out below. Previously: Young Greatness & Wale – Squad Goals
In a study appearing in the May 24/31 issue of JAMA, Jiang He, M.D., Ph.D., of the Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, and colleagues evaluated more than 3,500 participants with chronic kidney disease (CKD), examining the association between urinary sodium excretion and clinical cardiovascular disease (CVD) events.
Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. has launched M/V Harvey Blue-Sea (Hull 250) on April 29, 2016 for Harvey Gulf International Marine, Inc. of New Orleans, La. The
By sheer happenstance — because sometimes in New York it can seem that everything really is happening somewhere nearby — I saw a revival of Tennessee Williams’ lyrically overwrought drama Orpheus Descending in a tenderly lucid, gripping...Show More Summary